This book will introduce you to the fascinating world of watch making. It is designed for the average person with zero knowledge of watch mechanics, building, or repair. This book will teach you some of the basics on how a watch works. It will also show you where to buy the right watch parts, how to assemble them, and how to regulate the time. Don't buy another $1000 watch when you can build one for $100. This book also comes with a full color PDF file ebook for your computer or smart phone.
This book is an amazing practical guide with well illustrated pictures and images on how to begin from the scratch to build watches. It has been carefully designed to meet the theoretical and practical needs of every watch maker or an average person with no previous knowledge of watch making and repairs. You will be learning the basics of watchmaking, the best materials to use, how to carry out repairs on watches, the best type of casing to use, how to combine various component to get an amazing watch output, and so much moreGrab Your Copy Now By Clicking BUY NOW
Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. We are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork.
The first and most comprehensive step-by-step guide on the subject, Watchmaking has become a classic in its own right. This new edition is updated to include a new section which discusses and illustrates a variety of the author's own watches. The author's principal aim in writing this book has been to inspire and encourage the art of watchmaking, especially among a new generation of enthusiasts. The making of the precision timekeeper is described, step by step, and is illustrated at each stage with line drawings and brief explanatory captions. Great care has been taken to ensure the text is easy to follow and to avoid complicated technical descriptions.
Established in 1911, The Rotarian is the official magazine of Rotary International and is circulated worldwide. Each issue contains feature articles, columns, and departments about, or of interest to, Rotarians. Seventeen Nobel Prize winners and 19 Pulitzer Prize winners – from Mahatma Ghandi to Kurt Vonnegut Jr. – have written for the magazine.
Watch making is an art of its own which a lot of individuals desire to undertake, the goal of writing this book is to encourage and inspire the art of watchmaking particularly among the latest generation of enthusiasts, the making of your own perfect watch at home is described in step by step picture guide This guide is straight to the point and explained in clear language even for an absolute beginnerLearn how to build your own watch and save money you would have spent buying a very expensive watch, wow your friends and give them as a present to your family, friends and loved ones
Rethinking Young People's Lives Through Space and Place explores three main themes, how children navigate real and imaginary borders, how space constitutes belonging, meaning-making, and representation, and how space informs learning and identities.
A little book about a monumental problem - watchmaking hitting rock bottom. A sarcastic contriubution to a monumental problem. Insulting and educational, the laugh of the 20th century bluntly revealed, a must for every owner of radioactive vintage watches, the final nail in the coffin of contaminated timepieces.
This book explores the luxury industry and how it has undoubtedly been one of the fastest-growing sectors since the 1970s, and one in which Europe has managed to strengthen its competitiveness in the world market. While many aspects of globalization remain abstract and intangible, the luxury industry has created markets where previously there were none, by educating Japanese about the history of French handbags, Chinese about the finest wines, and setting global standards for an elite, inspirational lifestyle. In this edited volume, a wide range of scholars comes together to analyze the history of the business and the innovations in management and marketing that have emerged from it. Invaluable for scholars, industry figures, and dilettantes alike, it will define the field of study for years to come.
This book offers a detailed and full analysis of the strategy which enabled the Swatch Group to establish itself on the world market. In particular, it tackles the issues of production restructuring, with the opening of subsidiaries in Asia, and the implementation of a new marketing strategy, characterized by the move towards luxury.